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's speech. the question this morning, does new technology create better jobs? we will show you the opinion piece that is prompting our question. here are a couple of ways to participate in the discussion, as usual. by phone -- make sure you mute your television or radio when you call in. you can reach us on twitter or facebook. or send journal@c-span.org us an e-mail, the e-mail address is -- or send us an e-mail, the address is journal@c-span.org. the front page this morning of t,"e washington pos the headline -- part of the reporting this morning area did president obama will be speaking on the actual anniversary day at the lincoln memorial. that is coming up on wednesday. here's the front page of the new york times and their front page photo from the march yesterday -- e froml play you mor that. comeshnology and jobs, it in an opinion peas from "the new york times," written by two economics professors. they write -- the unemployment rate is stuck at levels not seen since the early 1990s. the portion of adults working is four percentage points below its peak in 2000. our question to you
. >> i think groups like food and water watch, these are anti-technology companies, they are fearful of innovation. all chemicals are bad. pesticides are bad. we have a green revolution that started in the 50s. the reason we have the green revolution is because of genetic modification that has occurred. these organizations really want to stop technology, and the saddest situation -- we have an example that happened just a few weeks ago in the philippines, where vandals really desecrated, vandalized rice problems of golden rice that producer beta carotene that would save about a million lives a year, and it was destroyed by these vandals and supported by green peace and organizations like center for food safety and others who want to stop the technology, because if this technology is actually released, when this is approved, it is going to be a death blow to the carping by these groups that these gmo's are unsafe. they have an anti science, anti-technology, anti-innovation, kind of a right-wing view -- >> patty aren't there lots of benefits to gmo's especially to people in poorer coun
recommend that pilot training should focus more on monitoring very complex cockpit technology. the ntsb hasn't determined the cause of either the asiana or the ups crash. >>> emergency dispatchers in santa clara county threatening to go on strike to protest mandatory overtime. the dispatchers say they are forced to work hundreds of hours of overtime a month. now there are 61 kiss patchers to --61 dispatchers to cover 73 full-time jobs. they are trying to hire more dispatchers but qualified candidates are hard to find. in the meantime county officials say they will seek a court injunction. >>> an environment group has a new proposal to keep them arrive. one proposal is to do the work outside nesting season. another is to create artificial nesting structures. the $130 million project is expected to if -- >>> tonight's fogging will take place at 11:00 p.m. in the area around the san jose municipal golf course. so far they have one case of west nile virus. there are 14 cases staid wide. two that were deadly. >>> i don't though if you saw last night's giants game but there was a really scary mome
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's prime minister wants. he's visiting gulf states to sell them japanese nuclear technology. he want the reactors at home back working and to build more. his supporters say it is an economic and strategic necessity. translator:>> both china and south korea are building many new plants and trying to export technology. it is inferior to the japanese technology. we need to export it. reporter:>> japan can market itself as learning from its mistakes. but others say the discovery at fukashima dai-ichi of new radiation leaks will turn many japanese against nuclear power again. >> these power plants are sort of leaking like supervisors if you like. that, i think, is, in fact shocking people again into rethinking their rethought positions. public opinion is very, very fragile. reporter:>> but the japanese economy is fragile too, fossil fuels imported to replace nuclear power are costing japan 40 billion a year. japanese will have to decide which is more expensive, fixing their damaged nuclear industry or living without it. al jazeera, tokyo. >> coming up shortly, we'll have all the latest ac
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technology. they have been using smart phones, ipads and gps devices to monitor the flames and monitor the weather and help coordinate the fire fighting effort. stay with ktvu news all morning among for complete coverage. ktvu's robert handa will have a live report from the fire lines at 7:30. >>> time is 7:16. there's a nationwide movement now to ban saggy pants. the chronicle reports st. lewis, and sub burdens outside of detroit and new orleans and even parts of georgia, some of the areas considering banning saggy pants. supporters of the bill call the style vulgar and disrespectful and others call it a fashion statement and a teenage trend. the aclu says any law that bans saggy pants pants is unconstitutional. >>> a bill allowing noncitizens to serve on a jury if they're in this country legally is headed to governor browns desk. freemont assemblyman, bob rikowski wrote the bill and said it would widen the poll of propertyive jurors. and -- prospective jurors. >>> 7:17. sal is very proficient in traffic. he's telling us about a bad situation in oakland. >>> it's better now. as a matt
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technology with the director of aviation issues with the government accountability office. that, plus, your calls. on washington journal. >> thousands of people gathered in the national mall to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the march on washington. civil rights advocates joined at the sameleaders location where martin luther king junior delivered his "i have a dream" speech. here is a brief look. >> my father, when i was growing up, said very simply. i used to walk around our home and he would say, boy, don't you dare walk around here like you hit a triple. you were born on third base. you are enjoying freedom, technology, things that were given to you by the struggle and sacrifice of those who came before you. don't you forget where you came from. you drink deeply from wells of freedom and liberty and opportunity that you did not dig. you eat from banquet tables prepared by your ancestors. we cannot afford to sit back and consume and get dumb, fat, and we havehinking that achieved freedom. the truth of the matter is, the dream still commands that the moral conscience of our country c
junkie. >> i will trust the company. this is not new technology, something that's been there for years and i like to be a part of this new generation, i like to be the pioneer. >> this is a replica of the vehicle that will take the customers into space. it's billing smart one, described by the company that designed it as a reusable sub on oorbital space vehicle. >> the client list includes d.j.'s and super models. it's first 100 customers are described as space pioneers. once up and running, it will operate four flights a day. it's one small step for wealthy tourists, but one giant leap for space tourism. >> that was craig leeson in hong kong. >> j.p. penny shares will be watched today after it lost its biggest backer. bill akman sold his shares in the company after he and the penny board had a brawl over leadership. >> starbucks won't cut hours for its workers in anticipation of the health care allow going into effect. showered schultz said his company won't use the new law as an excuse to alter benefits. the law, which goes into effect in january, requires companies with more than 50
technology. it's something been for years, and i -- and i like to be a part of the -- you know, like this new generation, new travel, i like to be the pioneer. >> reporter: this is the replica of the vehicle, the lynx mock one described as a reusable sub orbit tall launch peek. energies can be switched off -- [ technical difficulties ] -- and more environmentally friendly. once it's up and running, it says it will operate four flights a day. it's one giant leap for space tourism. >>> i have to ask my wife if i can borrow $150,000. >>> the first solar power train may be small, but it could change entire rail systems. it's called the vili, it hit the few months ago in hungry. it is one of the only zero-emission vehicles of any type. that's the news for this morning. i'm del walters. you are watching al jazeera. much more at the top of the hour. "talk to al jazeera" is next.
using sophisticated technology in their effort to detect new flames in that mammoth fire. >> a new kind of living for the budget minded, but not everyone is crazy about the trend. ♪ theme >> reports are out this morning that the russians are doing that year part to turn up pressure on the united states. reuters is saying that a military source within russia's intertax news agency claims a missile cruiser is being moved to the mediterranean. president obama has military options but has not decided whether to launch a military strike on occur i can't. obama's not likely to get u.n. approval and it appears britain is reigning in it's approval of a strike. the president said he has approved assad has responsibility for chemical attacks. a classified report will be delivered on the intelligence that led him to believe that assad was behind the attacks. obama said a declassified report could soon be released to the public. just hours after the president talked about syria in a p.b.s. interview, he received pushback from congress from house speaker john boehner. he sent a letter to the presi
technology in their effort to detect new flames in that mammoth fire. >> why fast food may be anything but today. the strike that could seriously delay customers who want fries with that. ♪ theme >> president obama is deciding whether to launch a military strike against syria. he is expected to meet congressional leaders today to layout his proof that syrian president bashar al-assad was behind last week's chemical attack. hundreds of people died and western leaders are demanding a response. the u.n. security council will not approve action and britain's parliament seems to be scaling back its calls for an immediate strike. in a pbs interview, president obama expressed he has no interest in an open ended conflict with syria but said that assad's regime has dough employed chemical weapons. >> if we are saying in a clear and decisive but very limited way we send a shot across the bow saying stop doing this, that can have a positive impact on our national security over the long term and may have a positive impact in the sense that chemical weapons are not used again on innocent civilian
of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. >>> welcome back to "squawk box." american airlines, us airways and the justice department are all now saying they're open to settling the case which pits the doj against the proposed merger of the two airlines. joining us to discuss it, kevin stark, senior analyst at crg capital group. good morning to you. i don't know what to think of this. how is it possible that everybody -- i understand why american and usair would be open to a settlement, i don't understand how the doj comes out with this big case, they say the whole thing is horrific and horrible for everybody and now they say, maybe we'll settle? >> i think if you read the court docket, it says they're open to a settlement, but in reality they're not listening to each other. so really -- >> there is a lot of smoke
's god's will. >> reporter: though the amish typically shy away from modern technology, sarah hershberger's father agreed to do a phone interview. her parents initially agreed to chemo. after a month, the tumors shrunk. but the side effects became too much for her to handle. >> if we do chemotherapy and she would happen to die, she would probably suffer more than if we would do it this way. and she would happen to die. >> reporter: so, in june, they stopped the treatment. with chemotherapy, her doctors say she has an 85% chance of survival. without it, she could die within a year. in july, the hospital took the family to court, seeking temporary guardianship. in a statement to abc news, the hospital attorney, lobbying to take over sarah's care says, i believe there can be no doubt that it is in her best interest to have chemotherapy and have a chance to live a full life. >> the state's interest in protecting the child's life is going to be considered compelling. and at the end of the day, i think that it's going to override the parents' rights. >> reporter: for "good morning america," ale
. energy, technology, i was on the ways and means committee in the house. host: first call is from arkansas, independent line. this is jim for byron dorgan. good morning. jim, go ahead. before weime for jim move on. caller: hello? host: you are on, sir. derek, florida. republican line. caller: good morning. i just wanted to ask the senator newt was familiar with gingrich's book "one second after," which was really quite a terrifying novel concerning electromagnetic pulse weapons. guest: only generally familiar with it, familiar with the title and that it was written. it was referenced, our book, by "the new york times was quote -- by "the new york times" about a week ago. host: what other issues are you interested in, caller? caller: i was wondering about the implications of that component, in terms of cyber warfare and the protection of the great. one of the comments i would like to make -- not comments, but do you -- i'm sorry, i am a mind blanking here. host: why do we let the senator respond to the issue of electromagnetic pulses? guest: not something unfamiliar a lot about. i'm familia
is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. cashback concierge, here. what is a cashback concierge? well there's lots of ways you can get cash back. i'm here to help you get the most out of your cash rewards. it's personalized, and it's free. i want that. we have a concierge! at discover, we treat you like you'd treat you. get the it card with cashback concierge. >>> well, yesterday we told you that general colin powell says republican voter id efforts designed to depress the minority voter will backfire. and now radio host laura ingraham, a conservative herself agrees, kind of. ingram said on fox that republicans are failing to make a positive case for voter id laws which she insists are nondiscriminatory. as a result she says the democrats more emotional arguments are winning the day. but in fact, the
with hp to build the new nascar fan and media engagement center. hp's technology helps us turn millions of tweets, posts and stories into real-time business insights that help nascar win with our fans. too small. too soft. too tasty. [ both laugh ] [ male announcer ] introducing progresso's new creamy alfredo soup. inspired by perfection. >>> time now to dig deeper into the politics of a military strike in syria. for that we turn to bob franken. good morning. >> good morning, betty. >> can the u.s. afford to get involved in syria even if it does include a limited strike? >> financially, probably the united states cannot afford anything right now. but the fact is is that certainly it has the resources. the missiles, et cetera to launch an attack. the question, of course, and this is what you want to discuss with me i know is the political accountability. >> exactly. >> i think that is going to be a problem both on the world stage and domestic stage where coming to an agreement on anything these days is always very difficult. >> house speaker john boehner sent a list of 14 questions to pr
that process is underway and has been underway and will continue moving forward. you said russia technologies that chemical weapons were used. a spokesman for cameron said -- and putin said they did not have evidence that chemical weapons use had been taking place. you to the past indications that the use of chemical weapons on august 21 was acknowledged broadly by nations around the world, including russia and iran. i do not see that statement. but it comes to this particular matter and that conflict in as muche have not seen cooperation from russia as we and many nations would like, but on the statement i do not have response because i have not seen it. >> at the moment [indiscernible] i do not have a schedule for you. obviously, the g-20 is being used in sync peter sure, russia host nation. as you know, we decided against a bilateral summit in moscow with president putin. >> would it be bilateral? >> i do not have a schedule of what our meetings look like. we are going to st. petersburg for the g-20. >> thank you. do you know if in his include thes americans who are believed to be held by
, very cool technology from the bus in upstate new york. hey, ed. >> reporter: good to see you. you always wonder when either political party use as bus like this as a prop whether they will really spend a lot of time on the bus or a tactic. in this case, the president was in buffalo talking to college students and now over two hours to syracuse spending a lot of time on the bus hoping to use this to not only talk about college affordability and reignite his political base, neyoung people who re-elected him twice and get going on a second term agenda pretty stalled right now. he also needs young people to sign up for those health care insurance exchanges. they have to sign up by october 1st. you were just talking about health care. interesting new poll from gallop saying young people the president is speaking out to are actually the least familiar with the new health law of all the age groups, only 10% of 18-24 year-olds saying they're very familiar. 55 and over, that age group says 18% of them say they're very familiar as well. the president was talking college affordability. he di
on monitoring cockpit technology. ntsb has not yet determined what caused the asiana or ups crash. >>> police need your help tracking down a man that attacked a woman. janine de la vega joining us live from santa clara this morning. that warning has been sent out to people connected with the campus, janine. >> reporter: yes, 9:has. summer school is about to end here. there are still students here roaming around. campus police did put out an alert letting the students and staff know about a woman who was sexually assaulted on the edge of campus temperature the sexual predator is described as a white man and he is six feet to six feet two inches tall. 200 pounds with an athletic build. he has light brown hazel eyes and dirty blond hair with a foe hawk. he was clean shaven and has a narrow pointed nose. on wednesday night shortly after midnight a woman was walking on franklin street when the suspect approached her sexually assaulted her, and then ran away. police are not releasing whether or not the victim was a student. this is the latest in a number of attacks on women in the past month and a
to chemical agents. >> they may be the only ones that have access to the missle technology, that may be being discovered at this time, but these types of chemical whens are not very very difficult to manufacture. >> syria's biggest ally says assayed must cooperate and allow the u.n. inspectors to visit the site, but there seems any real movement in moscow's stance. >> there is no indication that should western countries or the u.s., or a group or a coalition of the willing once again, intervene many the military fashion, even this a limited way, there is no indication that russia might be even slightly cooperative this time. >> security advisors are meeting at the white house over the weekend, united nations disarmament chief has arrived in syria, and is expected to try to negotiate chemical weapons inspectors access to the site. >> iran's president hassan has acknowledged for the first time that chemical weapons have been used in syria. he said and i quote, many of the innocent people of syria have been injured and martyred by chemical agents and this is unfortunate. he also said the! ic rep
see what you're saying. i just worry about the slippery slope of not only this technology but how it can be used against you. for no reason. >> the slippery slope. >> i feel that at its core, most of us actually do agree with this program. if it was back in the olden days and someone walked into the savings & loan and asked for a loan and they said i notice you hang out with derelicts i'm not going to give with -- not going to give you a loan. >> neil: you know what i think is weird about this. in the old days before the internet, you could have -- keep any company you wanted, but your life was that either that credit score, you had any prior defaults, and that was it. and you got loans or mortgages based on that. now we're using a whole nuther level. >> it's almost like a punishment for people who made mistakes during the whole mortgage crash, and the -- >> neil: how would that come up on facebook? >> the reason why that is happening is because the lenders didn't do their due diligence and figure out the people who they were lehning money to -- were lending money to. they didn't
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science, technology, engineering and math, the s.t.e.m. studies are king, a more profound excitement is steadily growing. georgia tech president bud peterson. >> people all around the world realize for a country to remain competitive globally, they have to have a work force that's trained and educated in the s.t.e.m. fields. >> reporter: the white house knows it. the president wants to see 100 thousand s.t.e.m. teachers trained over the next decade. >> the higher education is the single best investment you can make in your future and i'm proud of the students making that investment. >> reporter: and all of this is not just about making the country more competitive. researchers found students in s.t.e.m. fields generally enjoyed better returns on the education investment with more job options and higher salaries. average engineer graduates can easily start at $65,000 a year. one of the five american jobs s.t.e.m. related, it's enough to make students and parents of strong s.t.e.m. schools very excited, indeed. >> i am doing that! >> we'll be right back. too big. too small. too soft. t
in the speech, you have technology that has reduced manufacturing jobs that used to be a foothold into the middle class, that has reduced things like bank tellers or travel agents that used to provide a good middle-class livelihood, and the new jobs that have been produced don't pay as much. you've got global comp tirkz jobs being shipped overseas. all these things reduce the leverage workers have and as a consequence it's a lot harder for every worker-- black, white, hispanic, asian-- to ask for a raise, and employers know that. and companies are making great profits, but they're not reinvesting. so what we need to do is to go back to a principle that if you look at our economic history has always been the case-- when we have braut based growth, when the middle class does well, when people at the bottom have a shot, it turns out that's good for everybody. it's good for folks at the top. it's good for businesses because now they have people spend manager money. and a lot of what i'll be talking about over the next several months is specific steps, whether helping keep down the cos
know, rewarding schools that maxize the use of technology in education as well as easing the burden of student loans for recent graduates by capping loan payments at 10% of their income. is there anything in the plan that you see that you like? >> there's definitely some positive reforms that he talks about there which includes, you know, moving towards online education or, hey, maybe these credit hours shouldn't be everything, and as the white house put it, it's not the amount of time you spend in the classroom that matters, but how much you learn that can work towards your degree. these are great ideas. but this isn't the federal government's business. why is washington trying to hand down these rules? we know the problem. we know what will happen is that it will get politicized. that's why we don't want washington telling these schools and rating these schools. heather: come on, they never politicize anything in washington. [laughter] all right, tim, thank you so much for joining us. >> thank you for having me. jon: "happening now," where ethics meets medical research. the cells
as they have for 300 years, simply, humbly, almost no modern technology. a hit reality show is painting this peaceful christian community as brimming with intrigue and controversy. >> the mafia operates outside of amish law. >> reporter: the amish mafia in its second season airing on the discovery channel follows this man, lebanon levi and assistants who look over the amish community in lancaster county and does the dirty work the church can't. >> levi is a great guy. if you cross him he is not afraid to crack skulls. >> reporter: they take the matters of their own community in their own hands and keep an eye on the teenagers who take time off to experience the outside world before committing their lives to the sect. >> i make sure the peace is being kept and everybody is obeying the rules. [ bleep ]. >> reporter: as a whole, the amish deny the existence of the amish mafia. much of the show's content has been criticized by amish scholars and questions raised if even some of the cast members are actors. the series producers say the cast members aren't actors and haven't been baptized in
once brought it down in 1994. some people say we live in a technological age and just like your pc fails, or crashes from time to time, this is going to happen too. >> but if you were sitting in south dakota at that time in the afternoon, watching your portfolio not understanding what was happening, that was a pretty scary three hours. >> i think leigh would agree, if this had been say a jobs day or a day there was high volume and we are in the dog days of august, you needed liquidity, you might have seen an impact on the dow on names that could trade because you would have to sell things, you couldn't sell apple, maybe i'll sell my ibm. i think the biggest frustration and embarrassment for those of us who cover the markets is, we have the best capital markets in the entire world, it's one of the best selling points on our calling card all around the world an this shouldn't happen. >> it shouldn't. it's inexplicable. yes, this maybe happens with technology, but my e-mail hardly ever goes out. you know, there should be an answer for this and i think we don't have an answer as to why
: but at schools everywhere, especially those where science, technology, engineering and math, the stem studies are king, a more profound excitement has been steadily growing. georgia tech president, bud peterson. >> people realize that in order for a country to remain competitive globally, they have to have a work force that's trained and educated in the stem fields. >> the white house certainly knows it. the president wants to see 100,000 new stem teachers trained over the next decade. >> a higher education is the single bets investment you can make in your future, and i'm proud of all the students who are making that investment. >> reporter: and all of this is not just about making the country more competitive. researchers have found students in stem fields generally enjoy better returns on their education investment with more job options and higher salaries. an average engineering graduate, for example, can easily start at 65,000 a year, and with one out of five american jobs now stem related, that's enough to make students and parents at many strong stem schools very excited, indeed. >> i
the new nascar fan and media engagement center. hp's technology helps us turn millions of tweets, posts and stories into real-time business insights that help nascar win with our fans. now reaction to the suspecting of fort hood shooter major nadil hasan. before an execution is date hasan faces years if not decades of appeals and this time he will not be allowed to represent himself. casy is live in fort hood. and has been covering it from the beginning. hello, casy. >> yeah, more on that in a moment. it was four years in the making as you know. a collective sigh of relief yesterday among all of the people whose lives were forever changed on the army post. the court martial was delayed and delayed and frustration grew and finally justice after two hours of deliberation the panel decided that hasan should be executed for the crime. the family of michael ca hill wiping away tears. the story of heroism emerged from the testimony of witnesses of how he charged hassan with a chair and tried to stop him and killed while trying to protect others. >> this is a long and exhausting process. we ar
's technology helps us turn millions of tweets, posts and stories into real-time business insights that help nascar win with our fans. >>> welcome back to "new day." a measles outbreak tied to a texing mega church. 21 people affected so far. a spokesperson denies any anti-vaccination teachings but statements from the pastor suggest otherwise. dr. sanjay gupta is back with us to talk about this. we haven't heard about a measles outbreak for so long since the vaccine was implemented 0 ye ees ago. >> if you have a group of children not immunized they're virtually guaranteed to get it. very contagious thing. swelling of the brain and it can cause scarring. all sorts of things with this and we also know that in pockets of people that have not been vaccinated, they are particularly susceptible. that's probably what happened here. 21 we know for sure. we saw this in the late '80s and pockets of people not getting vaccinated and the numbers went up and as soon as the vaccination programs were implemented, it went down. >> any danger with the vaccine? any good reason not to take it? >> no good reason
and technology to train young people of all races for the jobs of tomorrow and to act on what we learned about our bodies, our businesses, and our climates. we must push open those stubborn gates. we cannot be discouraged by a supreme court decision that said we don't need this critical provision of the voting rights act because look at the states. it made it harder for african americans and hispanics and students and elderly and infirm and poor working folks to vote. what do you know? they showed up, stood in line for hours and voted anyway. so obviously we don't need any kind of law. [applause] >> but a great democracy does not make it harder to vote than to buy an assault weapon. [applause] >> we must open those stubborn gates. and let us not forget while racial divides persist and must not be denied, the whole american landscape is littered with the lost dreams and dashed hopes of people of all races. and the great irony of the current moment is that the future has never brimmed with more possibilities. it has never burned brighter in what we could become if we push open those stubborn gat
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